LAND GRANTS AND DEEDS
Mills BOYKIN Land Grant, 1797 Contributed by Carol Boykin
State Grants, Vol 43, p 119The STATE of SOUTH-CAROLINA To all to whom these Presents shall come, Greeting, KNOW YE, That in pursuance of an act of the Legislature, entitled, "An act for establishing the mode of granting the Lands now vacant in this State, and for allowing a commutation to be received for some Lands that have been granted," passed the 19th day of February, 1791; We have granted, and by these presents do grant unto Mills Boykin his heirs and assigns, a plantation or tract of Land, containing seventy nine acres surveyed for him the 8th day of May 1797. Situated in the district of Cheraw , on the N.E. side of Great Pee Dee River, bounded by lines running N.E. & S.E. by William Lister's lands, S.W. by Thomas Summeralls and Stephen Garny (sp?) having such shape, form and marks as are represented by a plat hereunto annexed; together with all woods, trees, waters, water-courses, profits, commodities, appurtenances and hereditaments whatsoever, thereunto belonging, to have and to hold the said tract of seventynine acres of Land, and all and singular other the premises hereby granted unto the said Mills Boykin his heirs and assigns, forever, is free and common soccage. GIVEN UNDER THE GREAT SEAL OF THE STATE WITNESS his Excellency Charles Pinckney, Esquire, Governor and Commander in Chief in and over the said State, at Columbia, this Sixth day of November Anno Domini one thousand seven hundred and ninetyseven and in the Twentysecond year of the Independence of the United States of America. Charles (E.M.S.) Pinckney And hath thereunto plat thereof annexed, representing the same, certified by BWManning(?) Surveyor-General 24th Oct 1797
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